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March 17, 2014
Is the ocean calling you with dreams of summer ahead? For now, make plans to sew this Waves of the Sea block. Easy cutting and easy construction make this block as fun as an ocean breeze!
Jan Cerney, author of The Cheyenne River Mission Quilts, made her first quilt on a treadle sewing machine. The Cheyenne River Mission Quilts is her first novel, but Jan is no stranger to writing. She has authored and co-authored several historical books in the Images of America series. Jan’s a former librarian and English teacher...
Quilt retreats are happening everywhere! Whether you plan to spend the entire time quilting or split your time with other interests such as sight-seeing or hiking, there’s bound to be a retreat that meets your needs. Would you like to work on an individual project, or would you prefer a collaboration? Maybe you usually get...
Here’s Lisa Calle in an interview with American Quilter Editor-in-Chief Michele Duffy, describing the develop-as-it goes process she used when making her 1st Place Longarm/Midarm Wall Quilt winner, RED VELVET. Lisa doesn’t start with a finished design in her head; instead, she finds inspiration in viewing the separate parts on her design board. The machine...